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So Washington wasn’t the unluckiest team in the tournament. That distinction belongs to Nevada-Las...

So Washington wasn’t the unluckiest team in the tournament. That distinction belongs to Nevada-Las Vegas. U.N.L.V. received a No. 8 seed. But it ranked 22nd in Sagarin’s formula and 25th in R.P.I., which implies that it ought to have been a No. 5 or No. 6 seed.

In N.C.A.A. Tournament, Talent Is Nice, but Luck Is Vital - NYTimes.com
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